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Welcome to Stonewall ...

The town of Stonewall is located in Clarke County<1>.

The location of Stonewall has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Stonewall has a population of 975 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Stonewall.

Stonewall is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Stonewall lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Stonewall: (601) and (769)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stonewall had an population of 975 people. This is a decrease of 10.39% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.14% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Stonewall had a population of 1,088 people (or 6.5% of the total population of Clarke County). This makes Stonewall the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Stonewall represents 0.04% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 152nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,088 people, the population of Stonewall decreased 5.31% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,149 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Stonewall.

Adding Stonewall to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Stonewall in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Stonewall elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Stonewall on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Stonewall ...

While we believe that this Stonewall is located in Clarke County, we know of another 3 Mississippi communities named Stonewall. Those communities are located in the following counties: DeSoto, Harrison and Holmes County.

Beyond Mississippi, there are 27 communities that are also named Stonewall - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Manitoba, Nevada, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (4) and West Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Stonewall.

Communities near Stonewall ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Stonewall.

  • Meridian [Lauderdale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meridian
    • Meridian [Lauderdale County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Stonewall
    • Estimated population in 2019: 36,347 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meridian
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meridian<7>
  • Quitman [Clarke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quitman
    • Quitman [Clarke County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Stonewall
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,111 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quitman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quitman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quitman<7>
  • Hickory [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory
    • Hickory [Newton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Stonewall
    • Estimated population in 2019: 529 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hickory have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory
  • Shubuta [Clarke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shubuta
    • Shubuta [Clarke County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Stonewall
    • Estimated population in 2019: 406 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shubuta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shubuta
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chunky [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chunky
      • Chunky [Newton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Stonewall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 315 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chunky
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chunky<7>
    • Pachuta [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pachuta
      • Pachuta [Clarke County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Stonewall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 233 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pachuta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pachuta
    • Orange [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orange
      • Orange [Jasper County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the west of Stonewall
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orange
    • Fellowship [Jasper County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fellowship
      • Fellowship [Jasper County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Stonewall
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fellowship have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Fellowship:
      • Masengale
      • Fellowship has also been known as:
      • Old Fellowship
    • Rose Hill [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rose Hill
      • Rose Hill [Jasper County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Stonewall
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rose Hill
    • Penantly [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Penantly
      • Penantly [Jasper County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Stonewall
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penantly

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Stonewall. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Stonewall.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Stonewall. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Stonewall.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Stonewall. See our Newspapers Page for Stonewall.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stonewall ...

Looking for more information about Stonewall? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Stonewall, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Stonewall.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Stonewall. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Clarke, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Stonewall.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stonewall - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Stonewall) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Stonewall. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stonewall

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stonewall. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1364, Longitude: -88.7958       In this case, the coordinates for Stonewall have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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